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Rome Area History Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Small area, but packed with stuff

Wandered through on a recent visit, and was surprised at how much stuff was available to look at... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
QQNonRev
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Minneola, Florida
More About Rome Than Expected

We saw this museum as we walked to dinner and decided to go in the next day. It is self guided and... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2018
MandV1964
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Bonaire, Georgia
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5 weeks ago
“Small area, but packed with stuff”
18 Aug 2018
“More About Rome Than Expected”
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305 Broad St, Rome, GA 30161-3005
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Reviewed 11 December 2013

During a recent stop in Rome a friend and I noticed the clock/water tower on one of the 7 hills in town and wondered about the history of the town and stopped in at the museum. Very friendly person working there. There is no admission...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Wandered through on a recent visit, and was surprised at how much stuff was available to look at. The folks there were extremely friendly. Definitely worth a look see for a touch of history.

Thank QQNonRev
Reviewed 19 August 2018

We saw this museum as we walked to dinner and decided to go in the next day. It is self guided and quite informative. I had some trouble reading some items either because of size or because of reflected light. The size issue was corrected...More

Thank MandV1964
Reviewed 7 September 2017

If you are just wanting to walkk through and look then this is a place you might visit. If you are wanting help, guidance or something in particular you should be prepared for a long wait. Staff is either volunteer or part-time which makes searches...More

Thank 107gilesc
Reviewed 7 May 2017

This museum is small and its coverage is very local. The staff is very friendly and helpful. It is free, easy to find, and worth a few minutes of your time.

Thank NanGS_10
Reviewed 28 February 2017

The Museum is located on the front side of the downtown tourist information offices. The location, affords the viewer with an excellent profile of Rome. Georgia. Of exceptional note, personal belongs of President Woodrow Wilson's wife, a native of Rome, Georgia, are included in the...More

Thank WDG52
Reviewed 3 January 2017

The RAHM is located in a storefront along Rome's lovely old Broad Street. It holds the memories and artifacts of an area that covers several major American fault lines-- the Georgia gold rush, the Cherokee Trail of Tears, the Civil War, Reconstruction, floods, and above...More

Thank Edward M
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

My friend was able to use the top floor of the museum for her wedding. It was able to comfortably fit 50 people there. The only downside is if you're visiting and want to see the Coca Cola items that it is on this floor....More

Thank ab5854
Reviewed 31 July 2016

I absolutely loved this place. It is fun to visit for anyone but if you have ever lived in Rome or had relatives in Rome you need to spend time in this place and look at and read all the history in that place. They...More

Thank Ed-Holder1920
Reviewed 1 July 2016

We spent half a day here it was an excellent museum, with much of interest and an amazing place for such a small town, highly recommend

Thank stokersam
Reviewed 20 April 2016

I only had a short morning to browse through the museum, but found it very interesting and well maintained. It's always good to find different topics being covered while traveling in a new area. We enjoyed the look into the people who settled there, the...More

Thank Jeanne M
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